As part of the Stop Buruli Consortium and other research in West Africa funded by the UBS Optimus Foundation, Regents’ Professor Mark Nichter is a co-author on two articles in the most recent issue of PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases:
- “Developing a Buruli ulcer community of practice in Bankim, Cameroon: A model for Buruli ulcer outreach in Africa.” PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 12(3): e0006238. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006238. Paschal Kum Awah, Alphonse Um Boock, Ferdinand Mou, Joseph Tohnain Koin, Evaristus Mbah Anye, Djeunga Noumen, Mark Nichter, Stop Buruli Consortium. Read the article here.
- “Implementation of a decentralized community-based treatment program to improve the management of Buruli ulcer in the Ouinhi district of Benin, West Africa.” PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 12(3): e0006291. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006291. Arnaud Setondji Amoussouhoui, Ghislain Emmanuel Sopoh, Anita Carolle Wadagni, Roch Christian Johnson, Paulin Aoulou, Inès Elvire Agbo, Jean-Gabin Houezo, Micah Boyer, Mark Nichter. Read the article here.